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Kidney cancer

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Advanced Kidney Cancer

Kidney cancer is a type of cancer that arises from the cells of the kidney. Another name for kidney cancer is “renal cell carcinoma”. The most common type of kidney cancer is “clear cell carcinoma”.

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Localised Kidney Cancer

Kidney cancer is a type of cancer that arises from the cells of the kidney. Another name for kidney cancer is “renal cell carcinoma”. The most common type of kidney cancer is “clear cell carcinoma”.

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Kidney cancer - Cancer Council Australia

Find out information about kidney cancer, including incidence and mortality, screening, symptoms and diagnosis, causes, prevention, treatment and prognosis.

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Kidney Cancer - Information, Treatment & Support - CanTeen

Kidney cancers affect the organs that process waste from the blood in the body and produce urine. Learn more about causes and treatments with CanTeen.

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Kidney cancer | Kidney Health Australia

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Kidney Health Check | Kidney Health Australia

Kidney Health CheckIf you have one or more risk factors for chronic kidney disease it is recommended that you see your doctor for a Kidney Health Check every two years. If you have diabetes or high blood pressure it is recommended that you have a Kid

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Bladder, kidney and prostate cancers - NT.GOV.AU

Symptoms, diagnosis and treatment for bladder, kidney and prostate cancers.

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Kidney tumours | Cancer Australia Children's Cancers

Information on kidney tumours, including risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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Life with a Single Kidney

Most people are born with two kidneys. They are located under the ribcage, near the middle of your back. Each kidney is about the size of your fist and weighs around   150 grams.

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